Smoking and Plastic Surgery: A Dangerous Combination

The risks of smoking are well-documented. According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, about 20% of deaths in America are a result of smoking. Tobacco usage increases the risk for stomach, esophagus, mouth, throat, and lung cancers. Smoking also increases the risk factor for other health issues like stroke, emphysema, bronchitis, aneurysms, and… Read More »

Spot Target Stubborn Fat without Surgery – CoolSculpting

While diet and exercise are essential for good health and looking good, many of us find that our fitness efforts aren’t showing the results we desire. Unfortunately, with age the body’s metabolism slows down, and calories affect our body’s outline more and more as the years add up. Often, we go to the gym to… Read More »

Fluid Injection vs. Ultrasound-Assisted Liposuction

Liposuction is one of the most popular plastic surgery procedures in the world. It is highly effective, requires less recovery time than other surgical body contouring procedures, and produces beautiful results. Dr. Gingrass and Dr. Haws offer fluid injection and ultrasound-assisted liposuction procedures to ensure patients receive their most individualized treatment. Here’s how these procedures… Read More »

Pre-Summer Procedures to Book Now

We are well into Spring and pushing toward the summer months. Yes, we are getting closer to warm weather and less clothing! It’s that time of year when many women ask themselves if their body is ready for display. Body contouring procedures are popular in the Spring – and why not? Summer clothing and swimwear… Read More »

Dr. Gingrass and Dr. Haws Discuss the Tummy Tuck with eHealth Radio

Dr. Gingrass and Dr. Haws have performed countless tummy tuck surgeries and have helped many patients regain their confidence and love for their bodies. Recently, Dr. Gingrass and Dr. Haws shared their tummy tuck expertise with eHealth Radio. Listen to this interview with host Eric Michaels & Dr. Mary Gingrass & Dr. Melinda Haws and learn the answers… Read More »

Your Guide to Body Contouring

Most people are led to believe that the key to achieving the “perfect” body is a combination of diet and exercise. And though these steps do help, they’re seldom enough to sculpt a flawless physique all on their own. That’s why a number of different body contouring procedures (both surgical and nonsurgical) have been developed… Read More »

Busy Mommy? – Get Your Pre-Baby Bod with Less Downtime

Are you a busy mother? It’s a trick question—there’s no other kind of mother! As any new mom knows, having a baby requires you to stay on your feet from dawn until dusk (and beyond). That’s why, as much as you might want to have a “mommy makeover,” you know that making time to recover… Read More »

Say ‘I do’ to These Pampering Procedures Before Your Big Day

If there’s one thing every bride wants to have on her big day, it’s a beautiful, refreshed-looking bridal “glow.” Unfortunately, if you’re even remotely involved in planning your own wedding, you know the reality that most brides actually face: Late nights, copious amounts of stress, and an increase in social engagements (typically involving the consumption… Read More »

Mommy Makeover Series: Geneveve + Labiaplasty

We hear a lot about tummy tuck surgery and breast lifts when mommy makeovers are discussed, but very little is usually said about issues that arise below the bikini line. This is a shame, because vaginal rejuvenation is an essential aspect of recovering from the stresses of pregnancy. Moreover, because many women are hesitant to… Read More »